“I would give 10 stars if I could...”

- Review from Kimberly on Google

Alice's Pet Grooming
Herriman, UT

Welcome to Alice's Pet Grooming, where your pet isn't just another appointment, but a member of our extended family. We specialize in providing a gentle, tranquil grooming experience for both dogs and cats, in a setting that feels just like home. With services ranging from haircuts and baths to nail trimming, our lead groomer brings decades of expertise to ensure your pet feels comfortable and looks their best. Unlike most large chain groomers, our environment is calm and personal, offering a sedation-free cat grooming experience and hand-drying all animals to ensure their comfort and well-being. Our dedication to treating every pet as if they were our own has earned us an average 4.7-star rating on Google with over 135 reviews—proof that love and care go into every snip and brush stroke. Choose Alice's Pet Grooming for a truly personalized grooming service that both you and your pet will love.

Schedule Grooming
(801) 548-3981

“I had a great experience with Alice's. They have excellent customer service and showed great care for my dog.
He looked and smelled so much better when they were done!”

- Review from Sherry on Google

Contact Information

(801) 548-3981

6657 W Gina Rd
Herriman, UT 84096

Grooming entrance on the West/right side of the garage

Business Hours

By Appointment Only

Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm
Saturday Appointments Available

Schedule Grooming
(801) 548-3981

“I really like to take my dog to Alice's because they really take care of my dog. I have an old dog, hard to work with, they do really good job, they are fast and price is affordable. Great people.”

- Review from Cami on Google

Pet Grooming Frequently Asked Questions

How often should I groom my dog or cat?

At Alice's Pet Grooming, we recommend a grooming schedule tailored to each pet's breed, coat type, and lifestyle. Generally, dogs benefit from grooming every 4-6 weeks, while cats, particularly long-haired breeds, may need attention every 4-8 weeks. Regular grooming not only keeps your pet looking great but also helps in early detection of skin and health issues. Our professional grooming services ensure that your pet’s grooming needs are met with expertise and care.

What is the best way to brush my dog or cat's fur?

Brushing your pet's fur is essential for their coat's health, and the method varies with fur type. For dogs, use a brush suitable for their coat type and gently brush in the direction of hair growth. Cats, especially long-haired ones, require regular brushing to prevent mats. Our professional groomers at Alice's Pet Grooming use specialized techniques and tools to ensure thorough and comfortable brushing, significantly enhancing your pet’s coat health.

When should I start grooming my puppy or kitten?

Introducing grooming early, around 3-4 months of age, is ideal for puppies and kittens. This early introduction helps them get accustomed to the grooming process. At Alice's Pet Grooming, we offer gentle grooming sessions for young pets, ensuring they become comfortable and relaxed with grooming from an early age, setting the stage for stress-free grooming throughout their lives.

How do I trim my pet's nails without causing them discomfort?

Nail trimming can be tricky and uncomfortable for pets if not done correctly. It's important to use the right tools and avoid cutting too close to the quick. Our professional groomers at Alice's Pet Grooming are skilled in making nail trimming a calm and pain-free experience for your pet, ensuring their comfort and your peace of mind.

What are the best grooming products for my dog or cat?

The best grooming products depend on your pet’s specific skin and coat needs. At Alice's Pet Grooming, we use high-quality, pet-safe shampoos and conditioners tailored to each pet's requirements. Professional grooming ensures that your pet receives the most suitable products, enhancing their coat health and overall well-being.

How can I reduce my pet's shedding?

Regular grooming is key to managing shedding. Brushing your pet frequently helps remove loose fur and distribute natural oils. Our professional grooming services include thorough brushing and specialized treatments that significantly reduce shedding, keeping your pet’s coat healthy and your home cleaner.

How do I clean my pet's ears safely?

Ear cleaning should be done with care to avoid injury. Use a vet-recommended ear cleaner and gently clean the visible part of the ear. At Alice's Pet Grooming, we provide safe and gentle ear cleaning as part of our grooming services, ensuring your pet's ears are clean without causing any discomfort.

What's the best way to bathe my dog or cat?

Bathing your pet involves using the right shampoo, water temperature, and techniques. For dogs, lukewarm water and a gentle massaging motion work well. Cats usually require a different approach, often with less water and more patience. Our professional groomers excel in bathing pets with techniques that ensure a thorough clean while keeping them calm and relaxed.

Can I groom my dog/cat at home, or should I go to a professional?

While basic grooming can be done at home, professional grooming offers advantages like expert handling of difficult tasks such as nail trimming, ear cleaning, and mat removal. At Alice's Pet Grooming, our experienced groomers provide a comprehensive service that goes beyond basic grooming, ensuring your pet’s health and comfort.

How do I deal with matting in my pet's fur?

Dealing with mats in your pet’s fur requires patience and the right tools. Never try to cut out mats with scissors, as this can harm your pet. Gentle detangling and professional tools are key. Our groomers at Alice's Pet Grooming are skilled in safely removing mats, leaving your pet's coat smooth and tangle-free, ensuring their comfort and health.

Which dogs are considered to have double coats?

Double-coated dogs have a distinct two-layer coat, consisting of a softer undercoat and a tougher outer coat. Breeds like Siberian Huskies, Golden Retrievers, German Shepherds, and Australian Shepherds are classic examples of double-coated breeds. At Alice's Pet Grooming, we understand the unique grooming needs of these breeds and provide specialized care to maintain their beautiful coats in top condition.

Why is it recommended not to shave double-coated dogs?

Shaving a double-coated dog can disrupt their natural insulation, potentially leading to overheating in summer and cold in winter. The coat also protects them from sunburn and insect bites. At Alice's Pet Grooming, we advise against shaving and instead recommend regular grooming to manage shedding and maintain coat health, keeping your pet comfortable in all seasons.

How should I groom my double-coated dog?

Grooming a double-coated dog involves regular brushing to prevent matting and to remove loose undercoat, particularly during shedding seasons. Bathing should be done as needed, with a focus on using the right products that don't strip natural oils. Our professional grooming service at Alice's Pet Grooming includes thorough brushing, de-shedding treatments, and gentle bathing, ensuring your double-coated dog’s coat remains healthy and well-maintained.

How often should a double-coated dog be groomed?

Double-coated dogs typically require more frequent grooming, especially during seasonal changes when they shed more. We recommend grooming every 4-6 weeks to keep their coat in optimal condition. Our professional grooming services at Alice's Pet Grooming cater specifically to the needs of double-coated breeds, ensuring that their unique coat requirements are met with expertise and care.

Can professional grooming help with my double-coated dog's shedding?

Absolutely! Professional grooming is highly effective in managing shedding in double-coated dogs. Our groomers use specialized tools and techniques to remove dead undercoat, significantly reducing shedding and keeping your dog's coat healthy. Regular grooming sessions at Alice's Pet Grooming can make a noticeable difference in managing your pet's shedding.